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Jackrabbit Men Fall to Golden Gophers

  MINNEAPOLIS – South Dakota State battled hard and stayed with Minnesota on Tuesday night for the first 18 minutes of the game, but the Golden Gophers used a late first half spurt and an early second half run to secure a 75-59 win over the Jackrabbits at Williams Arena. Jordan Dykstra led the...
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Pierre Swim Team Members Have Good Weekends at Two Meets

PIERRE, S.D. – Pierre Swim Team members attended swim meets in Watertown and Gillette, Wyoming last weekend. In Watertown, 4 members swam in the Candy Cane Meet where Seth Shoup had a first place finish in the boys 6 and under 25 meter fly race. In the Gillette, Wyo. Candy Cane meet saw Ashley...
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3 South Dakota Indoor Track Athletes Earn NSIC Weekly Honors

  BURNSVILLE, Minn. – 3 South Dakota Indoor Track and Field athletes were named Athletes of the Week in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference this week. Sophomore Herald Karbo and senior Kristin Brondbo from Augustana and University of Sioux Falls senior Brigitte Gross earned the honor from the NSIC. Karbo was the fourth Viking...
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State Champion Gov Football Honored by Pierre School Board

  PIERRE, S.D. – The State Class 11AA Football Champion Pierre Governor football team was honored once again last night at the monthley Pierre School Board meeting. Head Coach Jason Poppinga and 4 senior members of the Governor team this year were at the school board meeting. Coach Poppinga said this year’s seniors have...
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9 To Be Inducted Into South Dakota Sports Hall of Fame

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Ted Kessinger and Mel Tjeerdsma, two of the nation’s greatest small-college football coaches, are among nine people selected for induction into the South Dakota Sports Hall of Fame. Also chosen were three former South Dakota State athletes: Jay Dirksen, Herb Bartling and Arnold “Nig” Johnson. Other honorees are football...
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South Dakotan Named High School Cross Country All American

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Yankton senior Annie Kruse has been named a NHSACA All-American by the South Dakota Cross Country and Track Coaches Association. Kruse was the Class AA girls’ champions at the 2013 South Dakota State Meet. Tamara Gorman, who finished second was also honored. Girls’ honorable mention All-American honors went to...
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White River Picked as Number 1 Class B Team Again

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Here is a look at the first South Dakota Sportswriters Association’s boys’ high school basketball poll. Teams are listed with first place votes in parentheses and points. Class AA 1. Sioux Falls Lincoln (5) 41 2. Huron (3) 38 3. Sioux Falls Roosevelt (1) 24 4. Brandon Valley...
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Class B All State Volleyball Team Named Today

  ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) – Two-time defending State B champion Warner and this year’s runner-up Chester each have two members on the first squad of the South Dakota Class B All State Volleyball team named today by the South Dakota Volleyball Coaches Association. Arlington and Northwestern each place one player on the honor unit....
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Lady Govs Rated in Class AA Basketball Poll

  The Pierre Lady Governor basketball team received two first place votes and is rated 4th in the pre season South Dakota Sportswriters Association Girls High School Basketball Poll.  Sully Buttes got 1 first place vote and is rated 3rd in the Class B ratings.  Teams are listed with first place votes in parentheses...
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Monday Scoreboard

   Women’s College Basketball Mt. Marty 97, York College 65
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